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US the top seller into China on Singles Day, say Alibaba, JD

Alibaba and JD said the US was the top seller of goods to China during the Singles' Day shopping extravaganza that gener...
Singles Day 2020

Singles Day sets record for Alibaba, rival JD

Alibaba predictably set a new record for Singles Day gross merchandise volume (GMV) yesterday, as did its rival JD.

Alibaba shoppers shatter Singles Day record already, spending $56 billion

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group said orders made during its Singles' Day mega-shopping festival had exceeded $56 ...

Singles Day kicks off, with new records inevitable

Alibaba’s giant digital shopping fest officially takes place today with this year’s event featuring a 10-day lead in.

Will 2020 be the year Singles’ Day goes global?

Why China’s version of Black Friday is gaining traction with brands and consumers around the world.

Chinese consumers embraced voice ordering on Singles Day

More than 1 million orders were placed and processed through voice command via Alibaba’s Tmall Genie during its 11.11 Gl...

Alibaba’s Singles Day achieves US$1 billion in sales in 68 seconds

Alibaba’s Singles Day kicked off at minute and this year it took just 68 seconds for the first US$1 billion in turnover.

Alibaba’s Singles Day next week will be ‘grander than ever’ predicts analyst

While eye-popping sales numbers have become routine for Alibaba’s Singles Day on 11.11, Forrester senior analyst Xiaofen...

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soar, overtaking North America

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soared by a staggering 24.1 per cent on a like-for-like basis last year.

Singapore online shoppers Singles Day patterns revealed

Half of Singapore online shoppers participated in Singles Day this year, according to a survey from Ipsos.

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